Old Earth, Young Minds: Evengelical Homeschoolers Embrace Evolution
An article I found that talks about science education for Christians who are not proponents of a "young earth."
For homeschooling parents who want to teach their children that the earth is only a few thousand years old, the theory of evolution is a lie, and dinosaurs coexisted with humans, there is no shortage of materials. Kids can start with the Answers in Genesis curriculum, which features books such as Dinosaurs of Eden, written by Creation Museum founder Ken Ham. As the publisher's description states, "This exciting book for the entire family uses the Bible as a 'time machine' to journey through the events of the past and future."
It's no secret that the majority of homeschooled children in America belong to evangelical Christian families. What's less known is that a growing number of their parents are dismayed by these textbooks.
Take Erinn Cameron Warton, an evangelical Christian who homeschools
her children. Warton, a scientist, says she was horrified when she
opened a homeschool science textbook and found a picture of Adam and Eve
putting a saddle on a dinosaur. "I nearly choked," says the mother of
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